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The Crown at Old Basing

The Crown The Street, Old Basing, Basingstoke RG24 7BW, England
+44 1256 321424
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Crown The Street, Old Basing, Basingstoke RG24 7BW, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

we have been going to the crown for our date nights for four years now, and love it there. an authentic British pub, lovely large pub garden. the food is amazing, the chips are the best chips I have ever had. Well worth a visit!

Thank Francisef302
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was out with a friend and we decided to try The Crown as the reviews where promising, so glad we did as we where greeted by incredibly friendly staff. Ordered the scotch egg and ham egg and chips lovely quality of food served promptly. My...More

Thank anonV4905GU
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just moved into the area and thought we would try The Crown as their Website advertised lovely food. This website should be updated as the menu was very disappointing and not what was advertised. I ended up with Ham, egg & chips, the...More

Thank Wendy E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was looking forward to returning to The Crown as the past few years have been great. Now new owners/chef & staff...Clueless! Sent both Roast Beef meals back, tough meat, potatoes revolting, odd taste to the whole meal, the waitress even brought a plate to...More

2  Thank Spanner13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have visited the Crown on several occasions and only received great food and service based around local produce superbly cooked

Thank Sue M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two of us had a lovely meal of pub classics, on a sunny Saturday evening, in their pleasant back garden. The bar staff needed some coaching on gluten free options and the wifi password, but the proprietor and other drinkers knew what was going on....More

Thank jconline
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Lovely food and good service but only one choice for vegetarians and it's macaroni cheese which is a bit boring. Looking to eat something more special given the interesting choices for meat and fish eaters.

Thank Puzzlebabe
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

From the moment we walked in we felt welcome. All staff was friendly and welcoming. Not packed and tables had plenty space between them. Good choice on the menu. Food was amazing and staff were happy to recommend from menu and talk about menu. Fresh...More

1  Thank Neil T
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

As a local who has frequented this pub for several years I was disappointed when I popped in the other night for a drink and spot of dinner. The website clearly states dinner until 9.30 on both Friday and Saturday nights but having arrived at...More

4  Thank sendanotetosarah
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Thought we would treat ourselves to a Friday night meal!! Have been a few times before but not for a while!! It has been clearly taken over as we were very disappointed with it all. Food was average and overpriced. Poor service. Must say that...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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17 October 2016|
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Response from markrlovell | Reviewed this property |
we've been there several times and they do cater for vegetarians on there menu's and are happy to swap and change to suit your needs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$51
Bar, British, Pub, Contemporary, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Crown The Street, Old Basing, Basingstoke RG24 7BW, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Hampshire  >  Basingstoke  >  Old Basing
  • Phone Number: +44 1256 321424
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